Markets for organic food

According to this infographic made by Statista, in 2013 the US was the most important market for organic food all over the world, followed by Germany and France.

However, if we consider the whole European market, organic food retail was worth $ 24.56 billion, coming close to the US ($26.7bn).

How could you explain that people want to eat organic?

Do you think the European Union should increase organic food development?

Do you eat organic food? If yes, why?